Period
to 20 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Livingston during the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - +17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 0.93% - 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Livingston median annual salary £38,000 - £25,000
10th Percentile £36,500 - £22,500
90th Percentile £39,500 - £27,500
West Lothian median annual salary £31,000 - £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Livingston
Permanent vacancies in Livingston with a recognized job title 104 71 69
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 50 64
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,225 £24,300
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,475 £50,000
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings that featured Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Livingston

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Livingston.

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Livingston

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Livingston region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware